Obituary for Reba Elneta McKeithan

    • Name: Reba Elneta McKeithan
    • Home Town: Ash, NC
    • Date of Death: 08/06/2016
    • Birth Place: Brunswick County NC
    • Birth Date: 01/27/1928
    • Service Date: 08/09/2016 at 11:00 AM
    • Visit Date: 08/09/2016
    • Visit Times: 10:00 AM
    • Service Place: New Life Baptist Church, Ash, NC
    • Interment: New Life Baptist Church Cemetery, Ash, NC

    Reba Elneta McKeithan, 88, passed away August 6 at her residence in Ash, NC. She was born in Brunswick County on January 27, 1928, a daughter of the late Edmond McKeithan and Lillie Milligan McKeithan.

    She was preceded in death by her husband, Roy McKeithan; son Waylon Elwood McKeithan; grandson Eddie Dean Stephens; and son-in-law, Donnie High.

    Surviving are her son, Harry Douglas McKeithan and his wife, Wanda, of Ash; daughters, Jeanette Stephens of Shallotte and Belita High of Pireway; grandchildren, Michael Stephens, Roy Stephens (Rae), Cindi Reese, and Nicholas High (Hope); great grandchildren,  Reese Elizabeth Stephens and Sidney Nicole High; and numerous nieces and nephews.

    Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 AM, Tuesday, August 9, at New Life Baptist Church. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. Interment will be in New Life Cemetery.

    The family would like to extend their gratitude to Liberty Hospice and New Life Baptist Church for your loving support of our mother.

    Memorials may be directed to Liberty Hospice, POB 200, Supply, NC 28462 or New Life Baptist Church, POB 51, Ash, NC 28420.

    On-line condolences may be sent to the family at

    Brunswick Funeral Service, Shallotte



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